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Legros, Alphonse (1837–1911), artist

Timothy Wilcox

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198604761
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Legros, Alphonse (1837–1911), artist

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Legros, Alphonse (1837–1911), artist, was born on 8 May 1837 in rue La Verrerie, Dijon, France, the third of four children of Lucien-Auguste Legros, a notary's clerk born in Toulon in 1807, and his wife, Anne-Victoire Barrié, originally from La Rochelle. A good part of his childhood was spent with cousins in the small village of ...

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Subjects: Art

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